Thursday September 24-th, 2020

Pelosi refuses to engage with White House aide Kellyanne Conway over wealth Pelosi refuses to engage with White House aide Kellyanne Conway over wealth

Pelosi clearly "can't control her temper" about the president, Conway said during a FOX News interview Thursday morning, adding that the speaker kept her auto running before even walking into the White House. He added that he wanted to negotiate o...

Missing Maui Hiker Amanda Eller Found Alive Missing Maui Hiker Amanda Eller Found Alive

Amanda Eller was found injured in the Makawao Forest Reserve, the Maui News reported Friday. She is now "doing great" and even talked to her dad from the evacuation helicopter. "I've been crying and laughing", he said in a video posted to Faceb...

Britain loses United Nations vote over Chagos islands Britain loses United Nations vote over Chagos islands

Donald Trump's USA, far-right Viktor Orbán's Hungary, and apartheid Israel were among the five countries that backed Britain. But it will be seen as a major moral victory for Mauritius in its on going campaign to win back sovereignty of the Islan...

Prosecutors: Banker Bribed Manafort to Land Job Prosecutors: Banker Bribed Manafort to Land Job

Since the loans exceeded the legal borrowing limit for a single client, Calk had the controlling company buy a percentage of the loans from the bank, prosecutors say. Calk provided Manafort with a ranked wish list of government jobs, and Manafort rec...

USA accuses Syrian government of fresh chemical weapon attack USA accuses Syrian government of fresh chemical weapon attack

State TV Al-Ikhbariya later reported that government troops were in intense clashes with the insurgents inside the village, in what appeared to be an attempt by the Syrian army to wrestle control of Kfar Nabuda. Many displaced people, camping on the ...

South Africa's President Ramaphosa vows 'new era' at inauguration South Africa's President Ramaphosa vows 'new era' at inauguration

And I stand here today saying they are going to be solved". Political analysts say a key test of Ramaphosa's ability to deliver reforms will be his announcement of new cabinet, which is expected to take place next week. Mr Zuma did not make an appe...

New Robocall bill passes Senate, heads to House New Robocall bill passes Senate, heads to House

To hang up on these deceitful robocalls, Schumer will be calling on the House of Representatives to follow the Senate's lead and expediently vote on and pass the TRACED Act . Roll Call notes, TRACED will give law enforcement the tools to pursue s...

Shock footage reveals THIS reaction from Philip May during Prime Minister's resignation Shock footage reveals THIS reaction from Philip May during Prime Minister's resignation

Under current Conservative Party rules, a vote of no confidence in the leader can not be held until December - a year after the last one, which Ms May won. He is already the heavy favourite to replace May ahead of such inspiring names like Sajid Ja...

Trump Rants About Tillerson: 'Totally Ill Prepared' To Be Secretary Of State Trump Rants About Tillerson: 'Totally Ill Prepared' To Be Secretary Of State

Tillerson told lawmakers on the House Foreign Affairs Committee that Trump was out-prepared for a key 2017 meeting with Putin at the G20 summit in Germany, according to a report published by The Washington Post Wednesday night. " We did very ...

United Kingdom journalists 'shelled' by Syrian forces United Kingdom journalists 'shelled' by Syrian forces

A British journalist working for Sky News reported on Thursday that her team was deliberately shelled by Syrian forces, while an activist they were travelling with was hit by shrapnel. A U.S. court found that the Syrian regime had been tracking her...

China says USA must show `sincerity` for trade talks to continue China says USA must show `sincerity` for trade talks to continue

In the meantime, the USA has also blacklisted telecom giant Huawei and its 70 affiliates, restricting their activity in the country and prompting numerous companies across the globe to suspend collaboration with the Chinese corporation, accusing it...

What lies ahead for United Kingdom after May's resignation What lies ahead for United Kingdom after May's resignation

Whereas this might have been risked in the past, doing so now with the Tories haemorrhaging votes to Nigel Farage's Brexit Party could put the very existence of the Conservative Party in danger. Most of the leading contenders to succeed May want ...

Bolton says N Korea missile tests violated United Nations resolutions Bolton says N Korea missile tests violated United Nations resolutions

However, Trump and other USA officials have brushed that aside, calling for Kim to take action on a commitment to denuclearise. North Korea conducted two sets of missile tests earlier this month, with Bolton describing them as "close-range ballis...

ScUber launches submarine trips to Great Barrier Reef ScUber launches submarine trips to Great Barrier Reef

Rideshare operator Uber has branched into the underwater world and will promote the rides to its North American and European customers and travel retailers, such as Flight Centre in the United Kingdom, will also sell seats on the submarine .

Flights cancelled as Bali's Mt Agung volcano erupts Flights cancelled as Bali's Mt Agung volcano erupts

Flights departing from Sydney for Bali's Denpasar Airport are scheduled to leave on time at this stage. A spokeswoman for Jetstar confirmed that two flights to Bali - departing from Melbourne and Cairns - were turned around mid-air on Friday nigh...

New Steve Austin Show Announced For The USA Network New Steve Austin Show Announced For The USA Network

Mayfield is listed as one of the guests on the seven-episode series, though it's not immediately clear when that particular show will air. Therefore, USA Network wanted something to be done about this. It is said that the 24/7 Title idea is largely...

North Korea hits out at U.S. presidential candidate North Korea hits out at U.S. presidential candidate

Claiming that the former DE senator "is misbehaving", the article referred to him as someone "who likes to stick his nose into other people's business and is a poor excuse for a politician". Kim, the ambassador, told reporters that the ship seizure i...

Someone breaks into home, takes nothing, gives it good scrub Someone breaks into home, takes nothing, gives it good scrub

But, unusually, nothing had been taken. "I will say the bathrooms were very well done, my son's room has never looked better, but it is now back to its original state", Roman said. "No notes, no creepy arrangements or anything". He thinks perhaps a...

Jim Chalmers pulls out of Labor leadership race Jim Chalmers pulls out of Labor leadership race

The next leader of the Labor Party is almost a lock, after Jim Chalmers pulled out of the race on Thursday. "It's probably best I say I have spoken to a range of colleagues over the last 24 hours", Mr Bowen told ABC this morning. Chris Bowen has ju...

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes

More than 20,000 students have held strikes in at least 270 cities worldwide. An estimated 1.5 million young people took part in a previous global school strike on March 15. He and five friends made a decision to skip school despite end-of-year e...

U.S. intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets U.S. intercepts Russian bombers, fighter jets

A Russian Defence Ministry statement confirmed the incidents took place. Russia's Defense Ministry said on Tuesday that its Tu-95MS bombers made an observation flight along the western coast of Alaska and the Aleutian Islands and were shadowed by...

Student dies taking photo at popular lookout Student dies taking photo at popular lookout

She was seriously injured when she slipped and fell while taking pictures at Neahkahnie Mountain, according to CNN affiliate KPTV . Casey had "landed in a tree which prevented her from continuing into the ocean", officials claimed in a press ...

What AOC and two presidential candidates thought of 'Game of Thrones' finale What AOC and two presidential candidates thought of 'Game of Thrones' finale

Warren , who wrote in April that Dany had been "my favorite" since Season 1 and "definitely doesn't want to become her murderous father", said she was willing to do an "allegiance shift" to Sansa Stark, the Lady of Winterfell in the North, after "D...

Arrest made in investigation of NY subway brake incidents Arrest made in investigation of NY subway brake incidents

Thursday, police confirmed to ABC News. He faces charges of reckless endangerment and criminal trespass, police said. "We suspect someone has intentionally disrupted thousands of commutes on the 2/3 lines today by activating multiple trains' em...

Chip Roy Blocks Disaster Aid Package In The House

When the House returns from a week-long Memorial Day recess it is expected to bring the legislation back to the House floor for likely passage. Democratic Representative Donna Shalala of Florida said her party will try again to use the fast-track p...

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